Monthly Archives: July 2016

LIH Announces Technical Advisory Board Members

July 29th, 2016 (No Comments)

LIH Olivia’s Place is thrilled to announce the addition of Dr. David Cifu and Dr. Denise Challis to our Techinical Advisory Board, joining our standing members who have recently committed to continued service: Dr. Ao Lijuan, Professor Jean Deitz, Professor Sharon DeMuth, and Dr. Henry L. Lew. We warmly welcome our new Technical Advisory Board […]

What is the Role of Medications in ADHD?

July 29th, 2016 (No Comments)

Children and adults with severe attentional difficulties are sometimes prescribed medications. This is generally only when their symptoms are having a significant impact on learning and general function. Medications should only be considered after other non-pharmacological supports and strategies have been implemented and there are still major concerns that the child is functioning well below […]

Stand Up for Healthier Sitting

July 29th, 2016 (No Comments)

Nowadays our way of living is more passive than ever. There are lot professions which use various electronic devices to help and get the job done properly. This trend impacts even children in the classroom. But that also has a, negative influence’’ on our health condition. One of the most affected body parts with this […]

LIH Healthcare Graduates First Class from CARF-Supported Nursing Rehab Training Program

July 28th, 2016 (No Comments)

“LIH has been doing the cutting edge things.” – Dr. Kristen Mauk, Past President, Association of Rehabilitation Nurses (US)   It was a special day on 18 June 2016 for a group of nurses as they came to say goodbye to their classmates and teacher on the last day of a special training program, the […]

LIH Olivia’s Place PT Speaks at CARM Exercise Therapy Congress

July 26th, 2016 (No Comments)

The 14th annual Exercise Therapy Congress organized by the Chinese Association of Rehabilitation Medicine (CARM) was held in Chengdu this year from July 16th – 17th. The 2-day conference saw speakers from all over China, the CARM leadership, as well as guest speakers from Canada and Germany present on the latest developments in the field […]